Oscar Webb

PROTESTS

The People, Signs, and Dogs Protesting Trump in London Last Night

The many ways to call Trump a dick.
Oscar Webb
1.31.17
refugee crisis

Italy now represents the front lines of Europe’s refugee crisis

Oscar Webb
12.9.16
News

Is Another Financial Disaster Coming? Yes, But Not Right Now

We asked an expert to help us work out how scared we should be, and the news wasn't great.
Oscar Webb
1.15.16
News

The UK's Junior Doctors Are on Strike

The NHS's health secretary wants junior doctors to work until 10 PM without overtime and add Saturday to their normal working week. We met some of the physicians who are protesting this proposition.
Oscar Webb
1.12.16
Europe

Beaten, Robbed, Set Upon by Dogs: Welcome to Europe

Last month, Oxfam documented systematic human rights abuses by police in Bulgaria targeting refugees passing through the country. VICE News traveled to Serbia to hear firsthand accounts.
Oscar Webb
12.8.15
Europe

Asylum Seekers Say They're Ready to Die Protesting Illegal European Border Restrictions

VICE News visited a camp on the Greece-Macedonia border where asylum seekers are being denied entry based on their nationality, which the UN says is illegal. Dozens have sewn their lips shut in protest.
Oscar Webb
11.24.15
News

Angry Student Protesters in the UK Tried to Storm a Government Building Yesterday

And spent the rest of the afternoon running around central London throwing smoke bombs and trying not to get arrested.
Oscar Webb
11.5.15
News

I Watched Climate Change Activists Shut Down a British Coal Mine

The land the mine is on is owned by a guy named Lord Ridley who thinks that global warming is totally chill.
Oscar Webb
10.27.15
News

Meet the Heroic Greek Fishermen Saving Refugees from Drowning in the Aegean Sea

Men like Kostas and Thanasis have been rescuing refugees for a decade, but the number of people needing their help this year is completely unprecedented.
Oscar Webb
10.15.15
Stuff

Would the British Military Take Out a Jeremy Corbyn–Led UK Government?

Author Chris Mullin's 1982 novel about a coup toppling a left-wing government turned out to be disconcertingly realistic. We asked him how the establishment would deal with Jeremy Corbyn.
Oscar Webb
10.9.15
News

English Neo-Nazis Were 'Completely Humiliated' at a Liverpool March This Weekend

They had eggs, milk, and punches thrown at their heads.
Oscar Webb
8.17.15
News

Everything We Know So Far About the Pedophilia Allegations Against Former UK Prime Minister Edward Heath

Multiple police agencies are investigating claims that the Conservative politician, who died in 2005, abused children—and that the authorities helped cover up his crimes.
Oscar Webb
8.4.15
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